Sam Wallace is Football Correspondent for The Independent.
07 August 2014 07:08 PM
Arsenal boss hopes FFP will put a stop to big spenders
Arsene Wenger admits Thomas Vermaelen is close to leaving Arsenal - and Manchester United have bid for the Belgian centre-back
07 August 2014 02:18 PM
Manchester United among "a group" to have bid for Vermaelen
15 July 2014 12:15 AM
World Cup-winning squad members are of a decent age and there is plenty more talent ready and able to step up
Germany vs Argentina match report World Cup 2014 final: Gotze scores extra-time winner to crush Messi dream
14 July 2014 07:42 AM
Germany 1 Argentina 0 (aet)
12 July 2014 09:09 PM
Germany manager issues bullish rallying cry on eve of World Cup final
12 July 2014 08:22 PM
Despite many fine showings, the Manchester City defender's career has been punctuated by errors in big matches
Germany vs Argentina World Cup 2014: Lionel Messi watches and waits for final chance to be a legend like El Diego
11 July 2014 07:57 PM
Germany are favourites to triumph in the Maracana tomorrow but the Argentina captain needs just one opportunity to strike
10 July 2014 08:58 PM
The lesson for Manchester United fans from Louis van Gaal’s Netherlands team’s performance in Wednesday’s World Cup semi-final was that the Dutch coach will cut his cloth accordingly – and he is not afraid to pick a team that will park the bus if he judges that the best way of prevailing. This is, after all, the man who schooled Jose Mourinho in the Chelsea manager’s early days as an assistant at Barcelona.
10 July 2014 08:55 PM
Both went into World Cups rated the best player on the planet but one Argentina legend was dogged by scandal off the pitch as he carried his side to triumph over the Germans in 1986
Netherlands vs Argentina match report World Cup 2014: Messi and Robben fail to shine as Sergio Romero breaks Dutch hearts
10 July 2014 12:04 AM
Netherlands 0 Argentina 0 (Argentina win 4-2 on penalties)
Robin Williams Emmys tribute led by Billy Crystal criticised for including 'racist' joke about Muslim woman
Rotherham child sex abuse scandal: Labour Home Office to be probed over what Tony Blair's government knew - and when
The Rotherham child abuse scandal is a tale of apologists, misogyny and double standards
What do immigrants really think of Britain? Polish immigrant's Reddit post goes viral
Do you realise just how foolish the UK looks?
With Douglas Carswell joining Ukip, my party has taken another giant step forward
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